Wait, you’ve been lying to me all these years? Celebs including Mila Kunis and Brad Pitt have reflected on the day they learned the man dressed in red would not be sliding down the chimney on Christmas Eve.
Scroll through the photos below to read their sad stories. And for parents who want to keep the magic alive for their children, Neil Patrick Harris offered a tip. “I sort of say to everybody, ‘Isn’t it true that once you stop believing in Santa Claus, then Santa Claus stops delivering presents under the tree?’” the How I Met Your Mother alum told Us Weekly in November 2018. “Seems like it’s in everybody’s best interest to believe in Santa Claus.”